Teixeira's grand slam gives Yankees a 7-2 win over Mariners

...fell apart in stunning fashion.The Yankees took advantage of five walks and a wild pitch that allowed a run to score as the AL wins leader lost his rhythm following a brief rain shower that dampened Safeco Field before the retractable roof could...
Winning king 'hit like a ton of bricks'

...Sage's family business, closed for the day.They fished from a spot a little south of False Outer Point, somewhere Sage fishes regularly. Gauthier caught a big dolly varden and threw it back."We were just sitting...
Local | Outdoors
Juneau Empire Obituaries - Juneau, AK | Juneau Empire

...the famous face in cap and gown. Who Would Direct the Movie of Your Life? They say that everyone has a story. So why not turn that story into a screenplay? Of course selecting the right director for the material is essential. Which of the all-time...
Theater shooter: Deaths increased my worth

...James Holmes believes he increased his self-worth by killing 12 people in a Colorado movie theater, but he regrets that one of the victims was a child, according to a videotaped conversation between Holmes and a psychiatrist played in court Monday...
Regional News
Alaska troopers said body of Yute Air pilot found in wreckage

ANCHORAGE - Alaska State Troopers said the body of a missing Yute Air pilot was found inside the upside-down wreckage of a small plane equipped with a new engine.Troopers said responders tentatively identified the body found...
Child care crisis discussion gains focus

A group of residents who came together to for Juneau's child care woes are seeking a megaphone for their shouts.The group, whose...groups at the meeting and came up with more than a dozen possible solutions during the hour-long...
Around Town for Tuesday, June 2

...Parks and Recreation Wednesday hike, 9:30 a.m., call for location. Details: 586-0428...quilting, sewing and good fellowship, 10 a.m. every Wednesday, Resurrection Lutheran...Details: 586-2380.Senior ceramics, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Juneau Senior Center...
Alaska Senate dynamites House budget deal, sends work to conference committee

The Alaska Senate on Monday ended all hope of a quick end to the month and a half budget deadlock in the state Legislature.With a 15-4 vote, it advanced its own budget proposal, effectively killing a budget...
State | AK legislature
Groups sue agency to block Shell's Arctic offshore drilling

ANCHORAGE - Ten environmental groups Tuesday sued a federal agency over its approval of a plan by Royal Dutch Shell PLC for exploratory petroleum...the Chukchi Sea, which calls for two drill rigs and a support flotilla that includes spill-response vessels...
Alaskans may be booted from crucial halibut vote Sitka beginning Wednesday deciding on a series of deep cuts in the halibut bycatch...bottom-trawl fleet, but it may do so without a majority of the votes on the final decision...with six appointed from Alaska, could hold a final vote without two Alaska members, David...


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